...Hastings breaks high temperature record for November 28th...
The high temperature Friday at the Hastings Municipal Airport was 74 degrees. This broke the previous record of 70 degrees set in 1932. The normal high for the date is 43 degrees.
The last time Hastings got this warm during the final week of November was 19 years ago in 1995...when it reached 74 degrees on the 30th.
Temperature records at Hastings are based on NWS cooperative observer reports (hastings 4n) between the years of 1907 and June 1996...with records since July 1996 from the automated sensor at Hastings Municipal Airport.
These data are preliminary and have not undergone final quality control by the National climatic data center /ncdc/. Therefore... these data are subject to revision. Final and certified climate data can be accessed at www.Ncdc.NOAA.Gov.